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Title(s):

Hints for the formation of a fresh-water aquarium : published under the direction of the Committee of General Literature and Education, appointed by the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge.

Published/Created:
London : The Society, [1857].
Physical Description:
iv, 132 p., [2] leaves of plates : ill. ; 18 cm.
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
SF457 .H5 1857
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Classification:
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Notes:
Color plates engraved by William Dickes; after J. Johns. Other illustrations unsigned or by [Josiah Wood?] Whimper.
Bound in gold- and blind-stamped blue publisher's cloth.
Binder's ticket: S. Curtis.
Date from Eng. cat. of books.
Subject Terms:
Aquariums.
Aquatic plants.
Clay, Richard -- Printer.
Curtis, S. -- Bookbinder.
Fishes.
Hamond, George, -- Autograph.
Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain) -- Publisher.
Form/Genre:
Chromoxylographs -- [1857].
Wood engravings -- [1857].
Contributors:
Dickes, William, 1815-1892, engraver.
Whymper, Josiah Wood, 1813-1903, engraver.
Johns, J., ill.
Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge (Great Britain). General Literature Committee.
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